The Gazprom Arena to feature in PES 2020
The Russian champions have joined the likes of Manchester United, Bavaria and Juventus to become new partners of Konami's PES 2020 football game.
The new game will also feature one of the heroes of Russian football, former Zenit forward Andrei Arshavin will be one of the new football legends added to the game.
The agreement signed between Zenit and Konami also includes specifics especially for the Russian market and since 2018, the entire Russian Premier Liga has been selectable in the game on exclusive terms.
“We are pleased that Zenit has chosen PES 2020 as its esports partner” said Dmitry Mankin, commercial director of the blue-white-sky blues. "Interaction with our worldwide fanbase in computer games and virtual reality is growing and something we have to take notice of. Thanks to this new deal we will be able to play PES 2020 in an ultra-realistic version of Gazprom Arena!"
“We are extremely pleased to begin a partnership with Zenit and this only confirms our interest in Russia,” said Jonas Ligard, Konami’s senior brand manager and business development director. "We have an impressive list of clubs that we already work with us and we hope this new agreement will only confirm our desire to be closer to fans around the world, and especially where football is growing."
More information about Konami and PES 2020 is available at konami.com/wepes and on their social media channels.